Archive | Apple RSS feed for this archive

New Professional OCR Tool for Mac Users from ABBYY

ABBYY is introducing FineReader Pro for Mac, a professional OCR (Optical Character Recognition) application for document scanning and conversion on the Apple Mac platform. The new application allows Mac users to edit, share, archive, and search through their documents by turning them into popular electronic file formats, as well as copy and quote text from […]

About these ads
Leave a Comment Continue Reading →
Samsung Xpress C460FW II

What is NFC Touch-to-Print and Why it’s a Big Deal for Mobile Printing

We posted a story yesterday that leads with an announcement that Hewlett-Packard is now offering optional NFC (Near Field Communication) touch-to-print capabilities from NFC-enabled smartphones, tablets, and notebook PCs for new LaserJets and Officejets, as well as an existing installed base of 40 million HP LaserJet and Officejet devices. While this is not groundbreaking news (see […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Kodak Introducs New ScanMate i940 Document Scanner Designed for Apple Mac Users

Kodak’s Document Imaging business is rolling out a new document scanner for Apple Mac users, the ScanMate i940 Scanner for Macintosh Computers, which is based on the Scanmate i940 for PC users. Kodak says it worked with partner NewSoft to integrate its Perfect Page technology and Newsoft Presto! PageManager 9 Software into the ScanMate i940 […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →
AirPrint

Ricoh Announces AirPrint Compatibility for 10 Office MFPs

Ricoh Americas today announced Apple AirPrint compatibility for 10 of its office MFPs, so that users can print from their iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch mobile devices directly to the Ricoh MFP via Wi-Fi through their local network, with no software to download, drivers to install, or cables to connect. With AirPrint, Apple users simply […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →
ABBYY business card reader

ABBYY Business Card Reader Now Enables iPhone Users to Export Business-Card Info Directly to Salesforce

The newest update of ABBYY Business Card Reader, available at the Apple AppStore starting today, allows Apple iPhone users to export contact information obtained from business cards photographed with their iPhones to their accounts in the Salesforce CRM cloud solution. According to ABBYY, the application creates a new Lead and automatically fills in the respective […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →
xprintserver

New Lantronix xPrintServer Office Edition for Apple Mobile Printing in the Enterprise

Lantronix today announced the newest member of its xPrintServer family, the xPrintServer Office Edition ($199.95 MSRP), which is designed for office users for printing from Apple iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch mobile devices to virtually any printer, and also enables administrators to restrict printer usage.  The new server is available for pre-order now at http://www.Lantronix.com, […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Ringdale’s FollowMe Mobile Printing Now Integrates with Apple AirPrint

Ringdale, a U.K. provider of secure document output management solutions, has announced that FollowMe Mobile Printing now integrates natively with Apple’s AirPrint for mobile printing from Apple iOS tablets and smartphones to the FollowMe print server. With Apple AirPrint, the user taps the action button, selects print on their iPad or iPhone, and the device […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Lexmark Issues Update on Available Mobile Printing

Lexmark recently issued an update summarizing mobile-printing options for its printers, MFPs, and ink-jet All-in-Ones, with the firm noting that mobile printing is the “‘now’ imperative.” Following is an overview of the firm’s current mobile-printing capabilities. The Lexmark Mobile Printing App, which is designed for Android and Apple iOS smartphones and tablets, allows users to […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

New EFI PrintMe Mobile for Driver-Less Printing from Apple, Android, BlackBerry, and Windows Mobile Devices

Electronics for Imaging (EFI) has introduced a new mobile printing solution, called PrintMe Mobile, that enables users of Apple, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Mobile smartphone and tablet PCs to print to any networked printer or MFP, regardless of brand, without installing software. PrintMe Mobile addresses two challenges – easy deployment for IT staff and ease-of-use […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →
iOS 5

If Apple iOS 5 is Such a Big Improvement for iPad, Why Will My Next Tablet Have Android?

(I take an in-depth look at the effectiveness of Apples iOS 5 upgrade versus the Android Gingerbread OS.) I loved my original pre-ordered Apple iPad for Web surfing and content consumption. I have a cool Incase case that folds open into a cool stand for my cool Apple Bluetooth keyboard. I have a stylus that […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →

New App Enables Apple iOS Users to Use HP ePrint & Share

Hewlett-Packard today announced a new mobile app for Apple iOS 4.2 iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users that enable these mobile users to use HP’s ePrint & Share for mobile printing to HP Designjet wide-format printers, which are typically used in engineering, construction, and architecture. From their iOS device, users will also be able to […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

EFI Expanding Mobile Printing Offerings, Supports Apple iOS 5

Electronics for Imaging (EFI) extended its mobile printing support  with an update that will enable users of Apple iPad and iPhone mobile devices running iOS 5 to print to printers and MFPs equipped with Fiery controllers, such as those marketed by Canon, Konica Minolta, Kyocera, Ricoh, and Xerox. With the update, users of Apple iOS […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Xerox Launches PrintBack Mobile Print App and First Wireless MFP

While Xerox of late has been concentrating on enterprise and office printing and imaging, it’s just introduced two new solutions that it says target small and mid-size business users – a mobile print solution called PrintBack for printing from Android and Apple iOS mobile devices, and its first Wi-Fi enabled MFP, the WorkCentre 6015. Similar […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Canon Pixma All-in-Ones Now Compatible with AirPrint

Canon U.S.A. has announced that its Pixma MG8220, MG6220 and MG5320 wireless color ink-jet All-in-Ones are now compatible with Apple’s AirPrint mobile printing solution. Apple iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch users will be able to print photos, e-mail messages, Web pages and other documents without installing print drivers. Canon also states that the majority of […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Apple Patents Aimed at Making Mobile Printing Much Easier

Apple has filed two patents that outline methods for making printing from mobile devices much easier, including printing without print drivers. The Apple patents filed with the U.S. Patent Office were first observed by ConceivablyTech. The first patent, which can be accessed here, outlines a system that can identify available wireless printers. Once the system identifies a […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

HP iPhone App Gives iPhone Users Easy Access to Public HP ePrint Printers at FedEx, Hotels, Etc.

Hot on the heels of last week’s Google Cloud Print announcement for its ePrint-enabled Officejets, Photosmarts, and LaserJets, Hewlett-Packard has introduced the ePrint 1.0 App in its continuing drive to capture pages printed by mobile users. ePrint 1.0 is now available as a free download at Apple’s iTune Store and is currently compatible with any […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Brother Ink-Jet All-in-Ones Provide A3 Print And Scan, Start At $249

Brother has launched a next-generation color ink-jet All-in-One family that print, copy, scan and fax with up to A3 (11”x17”) media.  The new Professional Series MFC-J6510DW, MFC-J6710DW and MFC-J6910DW list from $249 to $349, and are designed for small business. With their A3/11”x17” media handling, the new All-in-Ones can be used to print and scan […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

HP Adds AirPrint Compatibility To Six New HP Officejets

As promised, Hewlett-Packard has updated the following new Officejet ink-jet All-in-One’s firmware for compatibility with Apple’s iOS AirPrint.  The additional HP systems that support AirPrint have been expanded to include the:  Officejet 6500A e-All-in-One; Officejet 6500A Plus e-All-in-One; Officejet 7500A Wide Format e-All-in-One; Officejet Pro 8500A e-All-in-One; Officejet Pro 8500A Plus e-All-in-One; Officejet Pro 8500A […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →